Nathan Hunt is the founder of Elite Academy, and has been in Martial Arts for more than 33 years.
M.A. – Security Management, American Military University
B.S. – Criminal Justice, Troy University
A.A. – Business, Troy University
Martial Arts Certifications & Experience:
Kali /Silat & Jun Fan Gung Fu, Full Instructor- Certified by Norris Domangue
Lakan Guro (Instructor)- Kali/Silat, directly certified under Magulang Na Guro Dan Inosanto
Sifu (Instructor)- Jun Fan Gung Fu/Jeet Kune Do (original art of Bruce Lee), directly certified under Sifu Dan Inosanto
Full Instructor- Kali, Muay Thai and Grappling/Ground Fighting, certified in Guro McFann's Unified Fighting Arts
Coach Level III in Muay Thai, Certified by Arjan Buck Grant
Lakan Guro - Pekiti Tirsia Kali- under Tuhon Rommel Tortal
Army Combatives Instructor Level II, Dept. of the Army
4th Degree Black Belt- Tae Kwon Do, certified by Grandmaster Thomas Tehonica
4rd Degree Black Belt- Hapkido certified by Grandmaster Thomas Tehonica
2nd Degree Black Belt- Combat Hapkido certified by Grandmaster Pelligrini
Expandable Baton Instructor, Certified by the Personal Protection Institute
Handcuffing Instructor, Certified by the Personal Protection Institute
Nathan has taught defensive tactics seminars for the Philadelphia, NY and Govenour, NY Ambulance Company’s training them in essential self-defense skills. He has also taught expandable baton tactics to Newport News Police Department, and defensive tactics NY State troopers.
Coach Anna Confer
Anna Confer's journey into the Martial Arts world started at the young age of 3, along side her mother. Though she started out with Taekwondo, Anna has pursued mastery in other forms of Martial Arts over her many years of training, learning, and growing.
Coach Anna has a passion for youth, and takes pride in developing their leadership skills and character through martial arts. With her eights years of experience instructing both children and adults, she has established herself as an authority in this field.
Martial Arts Certifications:
4th Degree Black Belt Taekwondo - Kukkiwon
Instructor Level I - Integrated Fighting Concepts
Kali Phase II - Integrated Fighting Concepts
JKD Phase I - Integrated Fighting Concepts
B.S. - Criminology, Kansas State University
B.S. - Women Studies, Minoring in Queer Studies, Kansas State University
Mi K Confer has practiced Martial Arts for 21 years, starting her own journey into Martial Arts with her daughter. Her close guidance with children and adults has given her the title of 'Coach Mom' by students of all ages. By leading and helping her own daughter and everyone around her, Coach Mom has expanded into many different skill sets over the years in an effort to maximize children's development in Martial Arts.